Malaya at the
1960 Summer Olympics
Flag of Malaya.svg
IOC codeMAS
(MAL used at these Games)
NOCOlympic Council of Malaysia
Websitewww.olympic.org.my (in English)
in Rome
Competitors9 in 4 sports
Flag bearerShahrudin Mohamed Ali[1]
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
 North Borneo (1956)

The Federation of Malaya competed at the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome, Italy. Nine competitors, all men, took part in eleven events in four sports.[2] It was the second Olympic appearance by the nation, which expanded and was renamed as Malaysia in 1963.

Athletics

Main article: Athletics at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Key
Men
Track events
Athlete Event Heat Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Shahrudin Mohamed Ali 100 m 11.11 6 Did not advance
Shahrudin Mohamed Ali 200 m 22.40 4 Did not advance
Mani Jegathesan 400 m 48.56 4 Did not advance
Field event
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Distance Position Distance Position
Kaimaruddin Maidin Long jump 6.74 43 Did not advance

Shooting

Main article: Shooting at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Men
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Points Rank Points Rank
Chan Kooi Chye 50 m rifle prone 370 76 Did not advance
Ong Hock Eng Trap Did not advance

Swimming

Main article: Swimming at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Men
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Fong Seow Jit 100 m freestyle 1:03.4 7 Did not advance
Fong Seow Jit 400 m freestyle 5:07.3 6 N/A Did not advance
Fong Seow Hor 200 m butterfly 2:56.4 7 Did not advance

Weightlifting

Main article: Weightlifting at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Men
Athlete Event Military press Snatch Clean & jerk Total Rank
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Chung Kum Weng Featherweight 92.5 13 97.5 10 125.0 12 315.0 11
Kuan King Lam Light heavyweight 112.5 21 115.0 15 142.5 19 370.0 18

References

  1. ^ "Malaya". Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 11 August 2012.
  2. ^ "Malaya at the 1960 Rome Summer Games". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 5 June 2015.